PLANO (June 17, 2015) — The Collin College Foundation has awarded scholarships to students for the fall 2015 semester.

Award selection is based upon a combination of academic ability and financial need. Some scholarships have specific criteria, including those related to academic major, community service and leadership. Most scholarships award $1,250 for an academic year, but some offer higher amounts to students.

The fall 2015 Collin College Foundation scholars are listed by city of residence. Below are the scholarship recipients from McKinney:


Nathaniel Basanez
Katherine Bates
Kerryn Beattie
Elena Belk
Kristen Bishop
Tracey Brannon
Jon Brovina
Nathan Byrd
Payton Carbonetto
Anna Cavnar
Caleb Conant
Stephanie Conley
Stephanie Cooper
Kristy Corder
Leandro Crucil
Brian Cyranowicz
Samuel Diamant
Stephen Dillard
Darien Florez
Sarah Fredrickson
Carlos Garcia
Celeste Garcia
Ellie Garcia
Shannon Green
Kirsten Haase
Sarah Hamilton
Colton Jack
Julia Jalowiec
Joshua Jalowiec
Madison James
Raquel Jimenez-Velazquez
Terry Juneau
Tracey Kennedy
Katelyn Kent
Sharron Kerber
Mojgan Khalighi
Amberly King
Claire Kirk
Sandra Lepino
Lu Mackey
Brenda Madzima
Colleen Many
Joy McBride
Linda McDonald
Tanner Merkle
Claire Miles
Melinda Minor
Alanea Mleczko
Rebecca Mondeel
Natalie Mott
Daniela Munoz
William Namayi
Alexis Newburn
Grace Odom
Stephanie Quintana
Madison Rike
Jason Riley
Robin Rose
Casey Salo-Betz
Alexandra Schatz
Craig Stom
Gary Stone
Rebecca Valdez
Christy Werner
Kasin Whitehead
Gary Wilkes
Patricia Wingate
Julie Winkler
Eric Zimmermann


Click here for the full list from the Collin College website.

About Collin College

Collin College is a community college located in North Texas’ Collin County, the only public college in the county. One of the fastest-growing community colleges or universities in Texas, the college serves nearly 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. With seven campuses throughout the college district, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and workforce development. Collin College has locations in Plano (Spring Creek Campus), McKinney (Central Park Campus) and Frisco (Preston Ridge Campus). In addition, there are satellite centers in Plano, Allen and Rockwall. For more information, visit